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ZIP Code 37914

Primary City:Knoxville, TN (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Eastern (7:49am)
Area code: 865 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.0, -83.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37914

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37914. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 37914. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37914, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Knoxville, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37914 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37914 is located in east Tennessee and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37914 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37914 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,663
Population Density 494 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,659
Median Home Value $110,900
Land Area 39.83 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,276
Median Household Income $35,843

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55955151,110
5-96315531,184
10-146265731,199
15-196946231,317
20-24493495988
25-295335411,074
30-344996031,102
35-395466291,175
40-446177191,336
45-496547531,407
50-547997831,582
55-596817731,454
60-646106801,290
65-69427565992
70-74326476802
75-79241386627
80-84213328541
85 Plus158325483

Gender

 Male 9,343 48%
 Female 10,320 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,264 57.3%
 Black Or African American 7,666 39.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.3%
 Asian 90 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 148 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 434 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2462188250
25-34417530947
35-447635451,308
45-541,1315421,673
55-641,2893931,682
65-749812431,224
75-84685145830
85 Plus26696362

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,202 39%
 Single Guardian 1,978 24%
 Singles 2,599 31%
 Singles With Roommate 497 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,917 71%
 Households with Kids 2,359 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1115100215
2113104217
3117125242
411893211
5116102218
6132116248
7108107215
8138117255
9137111248
10116131247
11123114237
12128115243
13139114253
1412099219
15144142286
16136121257
17156141297
18142119261
19116100216
209599194

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37914 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 37914 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 37914 real estate data, the median home value of $110,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37914 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37914 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37914 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,530 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 41 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,495 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,099 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,682 28%
 Households Vacant 1,383 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 392 28.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1.2%
 For Sale Only 219 15.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 73 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 3.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 640 46.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 157 5%
 1 Bedroom 308 10%
 2 Bedroom 1,421 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,251 40%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $35,843 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37914 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 37914 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,747 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,112 25%
 No Earnings 6,771 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,747 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,112 25%
 No Earnings 6,771 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,441 91.9%
 Public transportation 218 2.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 218 2.7%
 Worked at Home 204 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,260 19.0%
 High School Graduate 3,700 55.7%
 Associate's degree 388 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 803 12.1%
 Master's degree 309 4.7%
 Professional school degree 139 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 43 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,490 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 438 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 398 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37914

ZIP Code 37914 is in the Knox County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37914.

Fair Garden Family/Community Center
400 Fern St
Knoxville, TN 37914
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Chilhowee Intermediate
5005 Asheville Hw
Knoxville, TN 37914
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Sarah Moore Greene Magnet Technology Academy
3001 Brooks Rd
Knoxville, TN 37914
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Spring Hill Elementary
4711 Mildred Dr
Knoxville, TN 37914
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Austin East High/Magnet
2800 M L King Jr Av
Knoxville, TN 37914
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Knox County School District
Berean Christian School
2329 Prosser Rd
Knoxville, TN 37914
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Freedom Christian Academy
4615 Asheville Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37914
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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